The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 302 324 319
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 4 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.037% 0.11% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.12% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 5
Average salary £49,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.90% +4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Senior Test Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10205 11027 11046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.59% 93.06% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8935 9469 10030
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer across the City of London region.

Senior Test Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Senior Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Test Engineer in their job title.

1 13 (92.86%) ISTQB
2 10 (71.43%) ISEB
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (57.14%) HTML
4 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (50.00%) Finance
5 6 (42.86%) Linux
5 6 (42.86%) C#
5 6 (42.86%) .NET
5 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 6 (42.86%) XML
6 5 (35.71%) LINQ
6 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
6 5 (35.71%) Coaching
6 5 (35.71%) Windows
6 5 (35.71%) Validation
7 4 (28.57%) HP
7 4 (28.57%) CMMI
7 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
7 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
7 4 (28.57%) Use Case
7 4 (28.57%) Web Services
7 4 (28.57%) TestDirector
7 4 (28.57%) GIS
7 4 (28.57%) Test Planning
7 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (28.57%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills

Senior Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Test Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) SSDT
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) TestDirector
1 4 (28.57%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (14.29%) Behat
3 1 (7.14%) Toad
3 1 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (7.14%) Xcode
3 1 (7.14%) FitNesse
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 6 (42.86%) XML
3 5 (35.71%) LINQ
4 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) GIS
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) iPhone
2 1 (7.14%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Android
3 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Validation
2 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
2 5 (35.71%) Coaching
3 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 4 (28.57%) Test Planning
3 4 (28.57%) CMMI
3 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 4 (28.57%) Use Case
4 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) BDD
5 2 (14.29%) Test Management
5 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Time Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (7.14%) Data Validation
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) PHP
4 3 (21.43%) C
4 3 (21.43%) Ruby
5 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
5 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) ISTQB
2 10 (71.43%) ISEB
3 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) HP
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